We use this image in our tabletop RPG adventure Dungeon of Demon Strata. By DeeVad CC-BY-SA
The split between traditional and story gaming. Murdering The Plot A while ago I ran our whodunit adventure Mince Pies & Murder for the Indie+ team, gamers who are heavily into games such as Apocalypse World and Fate. These are games where the players are significantly involved in the creation
Last Thursday night, I saw a 50+ year old man behave in such a juvenile way, I was forced to call him on it. Apparently this makes me a sanctimonious arsehole. My regular Thursday Night gaming group has been going with the same four players for over five years. We
All of the over 80 illustrations used in Age of Legends is now available on Red Bubble as posters, stickers, framed prints, cushions, t-shirts and host of other things. We will be doing a few bundle offers to go with the release of the book (we are currently waiting for
Roleplaying is a group activity and only when every member of a group is firing on all cylinders will the game really fly. But how do you do it? How can you inspire tabletop gamers to put their heart & soul into an RPG? Here are five tips for inspiring
These are all work in progress but nearly done. Below are the “splash pages” for each for the books four sections: Mortals (day-to-day life in Ancient Greece), Immortals (the 15 Olympian gods, 12 Titans and 10 or so other immortals beings), Protagonist (character generation, character paths, magic, oaths and other
More test spreads from Age of Legends. This time its pages from the Olympian Gods section. Everything is still rough and I’m still working out how to integrate the various graphics in a coherent style but it is getting there.
These layouts are very much WiP (Work In Progress) snapshots of the Age of Legends books. This section is the geography chapter covering the various areas of Greece and nearby lands. The biggest challenge of this section was deciding how to show the relevant fragment of map for the text.
The Age of Legends Kickstarter is coming to the end in 24 hours time. Our penultimate stretch goal reveals the secrets of Hades’ underworld, centaurs and strange tribes who live in wild lands of Greece .
As we enter the last few days, the Die Heart RPG blog has a detailed review of the Age of Legends Kickstarter. This supplement makes a very good impression. It creates a compelling re-imagined Ancient Greece setting, is complete and full of new options for players and Game Masters of